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PHF offers quality improvement programs
, and training
to aid your department in becoming more effective and efficient, thus helping to save lives and save money at the same time!
Public Health Quality Improvement Encyclopedia
|PHF has developed a comprehensive encyclopedia of 75 quality improvement tools and an extensive glossary to assist health departments in fulfilling their missions, applying for accreditation, improving the health of their communities, and becoming more efficient and effective.|
The Public Health Quality Improvement Encyclopedia defines the purpose of each tool, explains what should be done after implementing each tool, and includes examples specific to public health settings.
Public Health Quality Improvement Handbook
"A copy of this book should be on the desk of every public health administrator in the United States."
- Lou Rowitz, PHD, University of Illinois at Chicago
There has never been a better time or a more needed one for public health to harness the energy, enthusiasm, hard work, and dedication of the workforce to make a lasting difference. By effectively using quality improvement tools and techniques, we can and will improve our nation's health.
The messages in The Public Health Quality Improvement Handbook are from leaders, physicians, practitioners, academics, consultants, and researchers who are successfully applying the quality improvement tools and techniques they share.
Prevention is Primary: Strategies for Community Well-Being, 2nd Ed.
|The 2nd edition of Prevention is Primary: Strategies for Community Well-Being, 2nd Ed. contains models, methods, and approaches for building health and equity in communities. |
Ideal for practitioners as well as students, this second edition combines an overview of advances in the field with effective approaches for the current economic and health care climate.
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About the Learning Resource Center
|The Public Health Foundation's Learning Resource Center (LRC) is where public health, health care, and others can find high quality training materials at an affordable price. These informative materials cover areas such as quality improvement, performance management, infectious diseases, epidemiology, diabetes, preparedness, and immunization. Materials are available in a variety of formats, including print, software, resource manuals, physician guides, and patient brochures. |
LRC also specializes in promoting public health products. Contact Antoinette Barber if your organization would like to partner with LRC.
Explore www.phf.org, which features information on public health performance management and quality improvement, as well as programs, resources and tools, news, and events. Also explore the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals, a consensus set of competencies for the broad practice of public health in any setting.
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